The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 24 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs citing REST 21 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.27% 1.46% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.34% 9.72% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 0
Median daily rate £338 £522 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
REST
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
94 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.06% 15.00% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 57 36
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £522 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +125.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Swindon region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for REST.

1 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
1 20 (80.00%) SOAP
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 15 (60.00%) Java
4 13 (52.00%) MVC
4 13 (52.00%) LDAP
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) HTML5
5 11 (44.00%) BDD
6 10 (40.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) jQuery
8 8 (32.00%) Spring MVC
8 8 (32.00%) TDD
8 8 (32.00%) Spring
8 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (32.00%) Apache
8 8 (32.00%) Web Services
8 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (32.00%) Docker
9 7 (28.00%) DevOps
9 7 (28.00%) Apache Spark
9 7 (28.00%) Kubernetes
9 7 (28.00%) GraphX
9 7 (28.00%) Mesosphere
9 7 (28.00%) Parquet
9 7 (28.00%) Ansible
9 7 (28.00%) Analytics
9 7 (28.00%) Apache Avro
9 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) Apache
2 7 (28.00%) Apache Spark
2 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) LDAP
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) DSL
3 6 (24.00%) FCAPS
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (28.00%) Big Data
1 7 (28.00%) CouchDB
1 7 (28.00%) HBase
1 7 (28.00%) Neo4j
1 7 (28.00%) Parquet
1 7 (28.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Bitbucket
1 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (24.00%) Mockito
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Designer
4 4 (16.00%) Digital Designer
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
1 20 (80.00%) SOAP
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
5 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (32.00%) Spring
5 8 (32.00%) Spring MVC
5 8 (32.00%) Web Services
6 7 (28.00%) Akka
6 7 (28.00%) Apache Avro
6 7 (28.00%) CSS3
6 7 (28.00%) GraphX
6 7 (28.00%) ODBC
6 7 (28.00%) WebSockets
7 6 (24.00%) Sass
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Mesosphere
2 4 (16.00%) Android
2 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) BDD
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) Analytics
5 7 (28.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (28.00%) Data Analytics
5 7 (28.00%) DevOps
5 7 (28.00%) Kanban
5 7 (28.00%) Use Case
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
8 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) Scala
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
1 7 (28.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Nokia
2 5 (20.00%) Sencha